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Transgender Illinoisans Win Changes On Birth Certificates

Three Illinois residents who have changed their gender are going to get new birth certificates that reflect the change.

CBS Chicago–07/22/2011

Transgender person applying make-up. (Photo credit: JAY DIRECTO/AFP/Getty Images)

Transsexuals Sue After State Refuses To Change Gender On Birth Certificates

A class action lawsuit was filed claiming that the state of Illinois refuses to change the gender on birth certificates of transsexual people unless they’ve undergone genital surgery.